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 (ô′sē, ô′zē)
n. Informal
1. A native or inhabitant of Australia.
a. An Australian shepherd.
b. A dog of a breed developed in Australia, such as an Australian cattle dog.

Aus′sie adj.
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adj, n
1. (Placename) an informal word for Australian, Australia
2. (Peoples) an informal word for Australian, Australia
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(ˈɔ si; esp. Brit. ˈɒz i, ˈɔ zi)

an Australian.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Aussie - a native or inhabitant of AustraliaAussie - a native or inhabitant of Australia
Australia, Commonwealth of Australia - a nation occupying the whole of the Australian continent; Aboriginal tribes are thought to have migrated from southeastern Asia 20,000 years ago; first Europeans were British convicts sent there as a penal colony
denizen, dweller, habitant, inhabitant, indweller - a person who inhabits a particular place
Aboriginal, Australian Aborigine, native Australian, Aborigine - a dark-skinned member of a race of people living in Australia when Europeans arrived
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adj (= Australian) → aussie
n (= Australian) → Aussie mf
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(= person)Australier(in) m(f)
(Austral: = country) → Australien nt; (= dialect)australisches Englisch
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Ozzies Reading Club also was re-branded with the addition of a new mascot, Annie, to the Cougars Reading Club.
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Fortunately, our spirits were raised when we then bumped into two adventurous Ozzies - Damien Rider & Dan Osper - who were skateboarding along the whole of the route in 66 days to raise money for PTSD and child abuse.
That might subconsciously be my brain preparing for next week when everyone's favourite Ozzies (since Bouncer the dog from Neighbours) hit the toon in the shape of 5 Seconds of Summer (5SOS).
"More Ozzies are making hijrah to Islamic States," he posted again on Dec 29, according to a report from the ( Brisbane Times.
The controversial Tayto chocolate bar was a huge hit on Australian tastebuds and the Ozzies developed such a craving for all things Irish that Australian retail giant Coles is now stocking exported products in 600 stores.
Graham B Edwards My heart says WALES, but my head says Ozzies. I think they will be more clinical right up to the end.
Honours were shared after Gladstone Athletic finished 0-0 with Wirral Athletic and Halfway House had cause for celebration after efforts from Andy Simpson (2), Johnny Cable and Joe Skinner clinched a 4-0 win over Star Ozzies.
The Ozzies twice set the record for consecutive test wins with 16 victories between 1999-2001 and again between 2005 and 2008 plus topped the ICC Test World Rankings for 73 months from June 2003 to July 2009.
How often have we seen the Ozzies start their rounds of onfield sledging and yet are the first to cry foul when they are dished the same.
We turned up at KC/DC, of course, and were informed that once we'd left the party we (the Ozzies, or, in particular, an Australian of my description) had been falsely accused of stealing some dude's man-purse that had a laptop in it.